Fair Credit Reporting Act

The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) & Your Rights (Pt. 3)

May 6, 2014

Concluding our three-part blog The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) & Your Rights, here we will spotlight some additional borrowers’ rights provided by the FCRA. If you feel that your rights as a borrower were violated by a credit reporting bureau, you are encouraged to contact the Federal Trade Commission. If, however, you are ready…
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The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) & Your Rights (Pt. 2)

April 30, 2014

Continuing from The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) & Your Rights (Pt. 1), here, we will continue to highlight and discuss the specific rights that borrowers have according to the FCRA. Additional borrowers’ rights, as outlined by the Fair Credit Reporting Act, include the right to: Know the details of their credit reports – Specifically…
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The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) & Your Rights (Pt. 1)

April 24, 2014

Passed in 1970 (and updated over the years), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) is in place to provide borrowers with some specific rights when it comes to the collection, use and distribution of their sensitive credit-related information. The FCRA is enforced by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, and creditors or other entities that violate…
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